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A leading day and boarding school for 4-13 year old boys and girls

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Typical daily timetable

7.30 Minibuses leave Shrewsbury and Ellesmere/Wem with day children*
7.45 Breakfast 
8.15 Form time
8.35 Morning assembly
9.00 Lessons
10.45 Morning break
11.20 Lessons
12.30 Lessons and junior lunch
1.10 Lessons and senior lunch
1.45 Afternoon break followed by lessons
3.20 Games
5.00 Prep for seniors/Activities for juniors
5.50 Minibuses leave for Shrewsbury and Ellesmere/Wem with day children*
5.50 Boarders' supper
6.30 Senior Clubs or Study Time/Junior boarders' activities
7.15 Free time
7.30 Boarders' bedtime onwards

 * Minibus routes subject to change according to demand. 

On Wednesdays and Saturdays there are no afternoon lessons and day children may go home at 4 pm – or at 12.05 pm for those in Year 3 – unless involved in matches (2.30 pm start). 

Weekends for the boarders

As well as all the on-site facilities for the children to enjoy, a wide variety of outings and activities is organised by the staff every Sunday.

In each term there is a half-term break, with fixed exeat weekends from Friday 3.45 pm
to Sunday bedtime/Monday morning. Other weekends are either Optional or All-in and boarders may choose to go home for some Optional weekends.

The tuck-shop is open for boarders twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays.